Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 91 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 49 82 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.47% 3.65% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.63% 10.82% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 85 80
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -7.89% +20.63%
10th Percentile £21,500 £28,100 £18,000
90th Percentile £47,950 £52,500 £53,875
South West median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.62% - -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 388 758 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.50% 33.72% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 316 640 450
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,000 £40,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% -2.42% +10.74%
10th Percentile £22,875 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% -2.00% +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stroud - 21 £23,000 -
Cheltenham +10 18 £25,000 -33.33%
Gloucester -7 8 £25,500 -35.48% 2
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (91.84%) Windows Server
3 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
4 35 (71.43%) VMware
5 32 (65.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
6 30 (61.22%) Windows 8
7 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (57.14%) Windows 10
8 27 (55.10%) Office 365
8 27 (55.10%) Windows 7
9 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
10 23 (46.94%) Apple
11 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (36.73%) Mac OS X
13 18 (36.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
15 11 (22.45%) Cisco
16 10 (20.41%) SQL
16 10 (20.41%) Firewall
17 8 (16.33%) Advertising
17 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (16.33%) ITIL
18 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 7 (14.29%) C
18 7 (14.29%) LAN
18 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
18 7 (14.29%) WAN

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
2 25 (51.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (36.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.12%) SAS
7 1 (2.04%) IIS
7 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (55.10%) Office 365
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.20%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (10.20%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) LAN
2 7 (14.29%) WAN
2 7 (14.29%) Wireless
3 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) BGP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) FTP
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) ICMP
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) Skype
5 1 (2.04%) SSH
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) Telnet
5 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Desktop Support
2 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Desktop Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 18 (36.73%) Support Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Support Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) IT Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Junior
8 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) IT Support
9 2 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) Ajax
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) jQuery
2 5 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (8.16%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (91.84%) Windows Server
3 30 (61.22%) Windows 8
4 28 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (55.10%) Windows 7
6 18 (36.73%) Mac OS X
7 5 (10.20%) Linux
7 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Information Security
3 6 (12.24%) CRM
4 5 (10.20%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) MVC
4 5 (10.20%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.12%) OOP
6 2 (4.08%) Presales
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.04%) ITSM
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.04%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) Proactive Management
7 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) C
3 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.20%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) HNC
3 3 (6.12%) HND
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CCNP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.04%) CCA
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 32 (65.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.04%) VMFS
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Control-M
2 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.04%) OpenView
2 1 (2.04%) PowerCLI
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.04%) vMotion
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) VMware
2 23 (46.94%) Apple
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) AVG
4 5 (10.20%) Meraki
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) CommVault
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) F5
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) Solace